13 Best crowdsourcing platforms for product design
Whether you’re creating a 3D printing business or simply have a hint of an idea that could change the world, crowdsourcing platforms can help your business and your project virtually from start to finish: from growing your idea to getting your fundin... Read More
The best materials to 3D print in a hurry
Most of our customers at Sculpteo like things to be done fast. Thankfully our online 3D printing service and laser cutting service are both intuitive and quick. As we like to say, it’s easy as 1, 2, 3: you upload it, we manufacture it, you receive i... Read More
A tour of our free 3D Printing & Laser Cutting Tutorials
Are you familiar with our 3D printing tutorials and our laser cutting tutorials? They’re free! And they’ll help you prepare your 3D files and 2D files for 3D Printing and Laser Cutting, before using our online services, on various design software. ... Read More
Back to school in style with laser cutting
Your kids are back to school and you’d like to offer them a classier way to do maths exercises? You like geometry and laser cutting? You are curious of the level of details our laser cutter can reach? This laser cut back to school kit is made for you... Read More
Infographic: Digital Manufacturing is here today!
In a recent article, we exposed our reflexion over Digital Manufacturing and Agile Manufacturing, how they differ but also how digital manufacturing can strengthen agile manufacturing. Today, we are sharing with you this infographic that explains wha... Read More
3 new features in CAD software for 3D printing material testing
One major issue while dealing with digital manufacturing is the ability to test your 3D printed model. Thanks to a better understanding of materials, new features in computer aided design software allow you to improve this process. Here is a list of ... Read More
Is IoT a bigger game-changer than 3D printing?
Last September, Forbes Magazine published new IoT numbers, based on multiple recent surveys. One of them, led by the organization CompTIA, focused on the impact of IoT on the business compared to other new technology such as 3D printing, robotics or ... Read More
Neri Oxman: A 3D printing pioneer and visionary
Scientist, designer, architect, artist, sustainability advocate, 3D printing pioneer… the reasons to admire Neri Oxman can’t all be listed in one sentence. Today, we give you a glance at her accomplishments. Because her work is an apology of the poss... Read More
The History of Laser Cutting: From MASERs to CO2 Laser Cutting
From the first lasers (and their ancestors the MASERs) to today’s laser cutting, there’s quite an interesting history of trials and errors, dismissal and discoveries. To understand a bit better what’s behind our new laser cutting service, take this h... Read More
How to overcome 3D printing fails: top 5 best practices
3D Printing is an outstanding technology, but it’s important to remember that, as revolutionary as it may be, it’s just another production technique. As such, and like all production techniques, it has its own specific limitations, issues, and challe... Read More
Makerspaces are growing, so is 3D printing!
Hackerspaces, makerspaces and fablabs are community workshops where people can learn new skills and share ideas and tools. In recent years, many of them have opened, including in schools, libraries, and community centers. Just like online 3D printing... Read More
Laser Cutting Stories: What Our Team Created #2
Last week, we showed you what 3 of our employees were doing with our new laser cutting service. Today, we are continuing this series with 3 more projects: two from our employees, and one from our CEO! Creative and insightful projects are what enable ... Read More
Discover more about 3D printing and digital manufacturing with our blog
Sculpteo is a digital manufacturing service that provides both a 3D printing and a laser cutting service. We decided to add a blog to our website back when the company was created. The overall goal is keep you updated on all the latest news and trends of the digital manufacturing in general and 3D printing in particular. On our blog you’ll find information on the 3D printers, on 3D modeling with detailed tutorials, comparisons between the technologies, events and even discounts.